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Ivoclar updates formula of pit-and-fissure sealant
January 24, 2020 -- Ivoclar Vivadent has updated the formulation of its Helioseal F Plus pit-and-fissure sealant.
Shofu debuts self-adhesive flowable restorative
January 23, 2020 -- Materials and equipment company Shofu Dental has debuted FIT SA, a self-adhesive flowable restorative material.
Western Dental debuts clear aligners
January 20, 2020 -- Western Dental has launched its own brand of clear orthodontic aligners, ClearArc.
Colgate creates first-ever recyclable toothpaste tube
January 17, 2020 -- Colgate-Palmolive has created the first recyclable toothpaste tube, which is set to debut in the U.S. in 2020 under its brand Tom's of Maine. The company also plans to share the technology behind the new tube with its competitors.  Discuss
Voco launches temp cement with calcium hydroxide
January 15, 2020 -- Voco has released its Provicol QM Plus noneugenol temporary cement with calcium hydroxide.
Patient Pass launches HIPAA-complaint messaging system
January 10, 2020 -- Startup Patient Pass has launched a HIPAA-compliant messaging system that enables easy and efficient communication at medical and dental offices.
FasTeesH rolls out full-coverage automatic toothbrush
January 7, 2020 -- French dental company FasTeesH has released its Y-Brush full-coverage, autocleaning, electric toothbrush. The device can clean a full set of teeth in approximately 10 seconds, and it is ideal for children with disabilities and dependent people living at home, as well as for care facilities and retirement homes, according to the company.
Ormco upgrades software for Spark clear aligner
January 7, 2020 -- Orthodontic technology company Ormco has released a series of upgrades for its Spark clear-aligner Approver software.
Colgate debuts new smart toothbrush at CES 2020
January 6, 2020 -- Colgate-Palmolive introduced its new Plaqless Pro smart electric toothbrush at the ongoing Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.
Oral-B unveils new power toothbrush at CES 2020
January 6, 2020 -- Procter & Gamble (P&G) brand Oral-B unveiled its Oral-B iO power toothbrush on January 5 at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas.